How reliable is the 2008 Audi TT?

How reliable is the 2008 Audi TT?

One thing the TT has going for it is a growing reputation for reliability. “Audi claims its resale values are now among the highest in the industry (higher even than Lexus) and that their warranty claims are down a shocking sixty-four percent in the last four model years,” says Automobile Magazine.

What problems do you get with an Audi TT?

Common Audi TT MK2 Engine Problems

  • Ignition coil pack failure.
  • HPFP failure.
  • Diverter valve failure.
  • Carbon buildup.
  • Excessive oil consumption.
  • Knocking steering rack.
  • Power window regulator failure.

Is the Audi TT coupe reliable?

Our annual Driver Power satisfaction survey suggests Audi has reliability issues, but safety isn’t a problem area for the TT. Audi placed 16th (out of 30 car makers) in the manufacturer rankings for the 2019 Driver Power owner satisfaction survey, ahead of BMW in 25th and Mercedes 26th.

Are Audi TT engines reliable?

Audi TT reliability None of the engines are completely new either, so reliability should be good. Audi was ranked in 23rd place (out of 29 car makers) in the manufacturer rankings for the 2021 Driver Power owner satisfaction survey, behind Jaguar (seventh) and Mercedes (13th), along with BMW in 21st.

How long can a 2008 Audi TT last?

Audi TT is based on VW Golf so it will last comparably: <8 years if not properly maintained after which it will become money pit. 20+ years if maintained properly.

What Audi TT should I buy?

Best Audi TT for… Diesel is the obvious choice if you want the most efficient TT. The TT is a great car and no version is a genuinely bad choice, but the expensive-to-run 2.0-litre petrol engine with four-wheel drive in S line spec looks considerably poorer value for money than the entry-level diesel.

How long do Audi TT engines last?

20+ years if maintained properly.

Is Audi TT Mk3 reliable?

Audi TT Mk3 common problems The Mk3 is seen as a reliable car, there are no obvious problems that you should be looking out for, however, some owners have reported a few minor problems.

Does a 2008 Audi TT have a timing belt or chain?

The early TT had a timing belt, then in late 2011 they switched over to the timing chain when the new engine got variable timing and an extra 11 hp (211). The TTS came out in 2008 and retained the same 268 hp engine with a timing belt until the mark 3 came out in 2015 (or so).

Are Audi TT expensive to maintain?

Servicing costs are reasonable, too, and you can opt for Audi fixed price servicing for cars over three years old. At the time of writing, a regular TT with an engine of 2.0-litres or smaller costs £200 for an interim service and £345 for a major one, while the TT RS is the most costly at £260 and £395.

Is a used Audi TT a good buy?

Despite the performance, the TT is easy to drive and refined at low speeds. The interior feels solid and durable, and quality materials are used throughout. The rear seats are suitable only for the smallest of children, however, but the boot is a good size for a coupe. Now, it’s excellent value for money, too.

Is the Audi TT expensive to maintain?

The annual maintenance cost of an Audi TT Quattro is $924. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Where can I find good articles about Audi TTS?

Here are some other relevant articles about Audi TTs: TT Review, US News and World Report Audi Ranking, and T he Car Connection Audi TT Review. Quick update: It is now 2015 and I finally traded in my 2008 Audi for a 2015 BMW.

Is Audi TT front wheel drive or all wheel drive?

I enjoyed my Infiniti, but after four years of operating a rear wheel drive car in snowy New England, I decided that my next car had to be either front wheel drive or all wheel drive. So, I was very excited to learn that Audi now had a super powerful, 3.2 liter, all wheel drive version of the TT.

Does the Audi TT coupe have enough leg support?

The Audi TT coupe does not have enough driver leg support. I am 5’ 7” and had gotten used to very comfortable bucket seats in the Infiniti G35. The TT seats are shorter and do not extend far enough forward to provide the appropriate level of thigh support.

How is the storage in the Audi TT?

With the exception of two small, cup holders, the Audi TT has no convenient storage. The only covered storage in the car’s interior is the glove compartment, but even that is very small and can’t be reached while driving. As a result, I have “stuff” stashed in the open top door compartments. And, have to leave stuff in my handbag instead.